This GeoTIFF (Tagged Image File Format) image contains sidescan sonar data that were collected in Sept. 2010. These data are used to define the seafloor geology on the Vineyard Sounds side of the western Elizabeth Islands of Massachusetts
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Use_Constraints:Public domain data from the U.S. Government are freely redistributable with proper metadata and source attribution. Please recognize the U.S. Geological Survey as the originator of the dataset.
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|Data format:||This WinZip (version 14.5) file contains a geographic GeoTIFF image (and TIFF wold file -- tfw) of side-scan sonar data collected offshore of the Elizabeth Islands, MA, and associated metadata. in format GeoTIFF Size: 34.75|
|Media you can order:||DVD-ROM (Density 4.75 Gbytes) (format UDF)|
This zip file contains a GeoTIFF image. To utilize these data, the user must have an image viewer, image processing or GIS software package capable of importing a GeoTIFF image.